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Physio says new rehab garden helps hospital patients return home with confidence

News item - Posted on 13/10/2017

13 October 2017 Leamington Spa Hospital has opened a garden to rehabilitate patients who have experienced brain injuries, strokes and ...

Give critically ill patients rehab goals within four days, says NICE

News item - Posted on 07/09/2017

7 September 2017 Patients in critical care, who are at risk of morbidity, should have their rehabilitation goals agreed within four ...

Rehabilitation for musicians

Frontline article - Posted on 04/09/2017

It’s not just athletes who have aches and pains. Musicians struggle with injuries too – and physiotherapists can help, as Lynn Eaton discovered. ...

Patients’ perceptions of repair, rehabilitation and recovery after major orthopaedic trauma: a qualitative study

Physiotherapy Journal article - Posted on 25/08/2017

Introduction The most common major trauma injuries are multiple fractures. Orthopaedic trauma research has traditionally focused on surgical techniques, and the impact of this major life event on ...

Effect of body mass index on knee function outcomes following continuous passive motion in patients with osteoarthritis after total knee replacement: a retrospective study

Physiotherapy Journal article - Posted on 25/08/2017

Objective Obesity may influence postoperative rehabilitation outcomes after total knee replacement (TKR). The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of body mass index (BMI) on the ...

Effectiveness of virtual reality rehabilitation for children and adolescents with cerebral palsy: an updated evidence-based systematic review

Physiotherapy Journal article - Posted on 25/08/2017

Background The use of virtual reality systems in the motor rehabilitation of children with cerebral palsy is new, and thus the scientific evidence for its effectiveness needs to be evaluated ...

Rehabilitation: jump to it

Frontline article - Posted on 28/07/2017

Specialist physiotherapist Sally Dufty treats jockeys who are injured on the turf. Mark Gould spends a day at the races to see her in action. ...

In person: why kindness counts

Frontline article - Posted on 02/06/2017

When a relative had a stroke recently, CEO Karen Middleton had a taste of life on the other side. ...

Effects of functional taping compared with sham taping and minimal intervention on pain intensity and static postural control for patients with non-specific chronic low back pain: a randomised clinical trial protocol

Physiotherapy Journal article - Posted on 25/05/2017

Objectives To investigate the immediate and 1-month effects of functional taping to lumbar spine for pain intensity and postural control in patients with chronic non-specific low back pain. ...

Rehab champions

Frontline article - Posted on 16/01/2017

Robert Millett meets two physiotherapists who highlight the benefits of specialist rehabilitation for people with dementia. ...

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